Environmentalist accused of scientific dishonestyBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7381.120/b (Published 18 January 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:120
- Caroline White
A leading international environmentalist, Professor Bjçrn Lomborg, has been found guilty of scientific dishonesty by the Danish government committees that investigate scientific fraud and misconduct.
But the ruling has sparked a furore, with questions raised about the basis on which the decision has been reached, and has forced the Danish Research Agency to issue a disclaimer about its intentions.
This week the Danish parliament will debate whether the country's national …